With enormous help from authors, illustrators, publishers, and the general public, the library launched with 774 books in 37 languages, in November 2018.… Read More A Multilingual Children’s Library for Sheffield
“So when on a Saturday morning Barni gets up really early, he wastes no time in waking his parents up using the very same routine they themselves have practiced on him all week long.”… Read More ‘The Book of Barni’: Bridging the Gap Between Grown-ups and Kids
After the nonstop activity on this platform throughout September, we confess we were pretty much burned out. Deadlines and real life took over and we didn’t manage to post during October. Sorry! But a lot happened in the world of translated children’s books, so here’s a look back on the highs and lows of a month… Read More World Kid Lit – October news round-up
A look back at #WorldKidLit Month in 2018.… Read More A Look Back: #WorldKidLit Month 2018
“Mahasweti Devi wrote for children because she believed that things can change for the better only if we include children in our imagination of this world.”… Read More Celebrating WorldKidLit Month with 10 Books from India
There’s so much to explore and discover on this beautiful planet we share. Often, it’s the seemingly simple things that bring the most pleasure: the sound of the wind in the trees, the smell of fresh snow, the taste of fresh honey. But we can only experience them fully when we allow ourselves the time and space to reconnect with nature.
… Read More 10 to Read: Picture Books That Celebrate the Beauty and Diversity of Nature
“Each of the authors is accompanied by an IYL team member who moderates the event and translates questions and answers if necessary.”… Read More 5 Questions on ‘White Ravens Festival,’ Celebrating a World of Kid Lit and YA